Diego Maradona insists Lionel Messi must not follow through on his vow to quit international football.



Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has set his sights on securing a third successive Austrian Grand Prix victory at this year's event, after returning to winning ways in Azerbaijan last time out.


Toby Alderweireld is expecting a sterner test from Wales in their Euro 2016 quarter-final on Friday than that provided by Hungary in Toulouse.
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Goals from Ragnar Sigurdsson and Kolbeinn Sigthorsson sealed one of the most embarrassing results in English football history, as the Three Lions went down 2-1 to Iceland.
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Belgium attacker Kevin De Bruyne has set his sights on the Euro 2016 final after his team reached the last eight.
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Germany manager Joachim Low insists he is not having sleepless nights, despite the prospect of a Euro 2016 quarter-final against either Italy or Spain.
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France came from behind to beat the Republic of Ireland 2-1 and progress to the quarter-finals of Euro 2016 on Sunday.
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Italy will hope to gain revenge of their Euro 2012 final defeat when they meet holders Spain at the Stade de France, Paris on Monday.
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A Gareth McAuley own goal saw Northern Ireland crash out of Euro 2016 at the round-of-16 stage, as Wales went through with a 1-0 win.
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Jerome Boateng's chances of playing in Germany's last-16 clash against Slovakia at Euro 2016 were seemingly enhanced as he joined his team-mates in training on Saturday.
Roy Hodgson has resigned as England manager following his side's humiliating Euro 2016 exit at the hands of Iceland on Monday.
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Spain's defence of their European title has come to an end at the round-of-16 stage after they suffered a 2-0 defeat to Italy on Monday.
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Eden Hazard was the key to an impressive Belgium win to continue their Euro 2016 bid, as the improving side downed Hungary 4-0 to make the quarter-finals.
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Julian Draxler was Germany's hero with a wonderful performance, as the World Cup holders downed Slovakia 3-0 to make the Euro 2016 quarter-finals.
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Ricardo Quaresma was the hero for Portugal as he scored the winning goal late in extra-time as Portugal beat Croatia 1-0 on Saturday.
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Iceland will be hoping to build on their successful campaign so far with another shock when they face England in the Euro 2016 round-of-16 match on Monday.
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Poland reached the last eight of Euro 2016 after seeing off Switzerland in a penalty shootout, following a 1-1 draw in normal and extra time.
Italy have confirmed Antonio Candreva's hamstring injury will keep the midfielder out of Monday's match against Spain in the last 16 of Euro 2016.

Diego Maradona insists Lionel Messi must not follow through on his vow to quit international football.
Sadio Mane will undergo a Liverpool medical on Monday ahead of a big-money transfer from Southampton.
Chile made it back-to-back Copa America titles after seeing off South American rivals Argentina 4-2 in a penalty shootout in Sunday's ill-tempered final.
Borussia Dortmund centre-back Neven Subotic has announced that he is looking to leave the club this summer.
Colombia ended its Copa America Centenario campaign on a high after seeing off the United States 1-0 in Saturday's third-place playoff.
Manchester United are in talks with Paul Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola, according to The Daily Telegraph.
Just like they did in Santiago last year, Argentina will look to end their trophy drought at the expense of Chile, this time in the United States as the special edition Copa America Centenario comes to an end.
Algeria, Cameroon and Nigeria have all been drawn in the same qualifying group for the 2018 World Cup.
Angel Di Maria looks set to miss out on the Copa America Centenario final against Chile after the Argentina star suffered a recurrence of his adductor injury.
Tottenham have completed the signing of midfielder Victor Wanyama from Southampton on a five-year contract.
Sevilla have confirmed that Jorge Sampaoli will be their new coach, replacing Unai Emery at the Europa League holders.
Dani Alves has completed his move to Juventus from Barcelona after signing a two-year contract with the Serie A champions.
Juventus, Napoli and Roma are all interested in signing AC Milan defender Mattia De Sciglio, according to the player's agent.
Bayern Munich are plotting a move for Tottenham and England ace Eric Dier, according to the Sunday People.
Arsene Wenger is set to meet with Lyon to discuss a move for Alexandre Lacazette, according to the Sunday Mirror.
Neymar’s father insists there is no chance of his son joining Real Madrid.
Gareth Bale’s future could cause Real Madrid problems after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union.
The Premier League insist Brexit will not have a damaging impact on the division's appeal around the world.
After a disappointing 2015-16 that saw Marseille finish 13th in Ligue 1, the club have begun strengthening their squad with the double signing of Henri Bedimo and Hiroki Sakai.
Antoine Griezmann has ended speculation surrounding his future by signing a new five-year contract with Atletico Madrid, the club confirmed on Thursday.

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has set his sights on securing a third successive Austrian Grand Prix victory at this year's event, after returning to winning ways in Azerbaijan last time out.
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has set his sights on securing a third successive Austrian Grand Prix victory at this year's event, after returning to winning ways in Azerbaijan last time out.
Second seed Garbine Muguruza survived a tough battle against Camila Giorgi to win 6-2 5-7 6-4 in a tightly contested first-round match at Wimbledon.
Pramac Ducati rider Scott Redding hailed an "amazing" result at the Dutch TT as he finished on the podium for the second time in his MotoGP career, equalling his best finish in the premier class.
Europe could soon lose two of its grand prix as Bernie Ecclestone wants to expand into other parts of the world.
Fifteen years have passed since a teenage Roger Federer made a stunning impression on his Centre Court debut at Wimbledon.
Anthony Joshua successfully defended his IBF world heavyweight belt thanks to a trademark knockout of American challenger Dominic Breazeale.
Dominika Cibulkova will head into Wimbledon with the Aegon International title to her name following a straight-sets win over Karolina Pliskova in the final.
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has set his sights on securing a third successive Austrian Grand Prix victory at this year's event, after returning to winning ways in Azerbaijan last time out.
Seven-time champion Roger Federer battled his way past the spirited Guido Pella 7-6 (7-5) 7-6 (7-3) 6-3 to book a second-round spot at Wimbledon on Monday.
Novak Djokovic started defense of his Wimbledon title with a clinical straight-sets victory Monday over plucky Brit James Ward.
Although Daniel Ricciardo acknowledges that Ferrari would be interested in him if they decided to replace Kimi Raikkonen, he says “there haven’t been any calls.”
World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has denied allegations that he is being investigated for doping.
Marc VDS rider Jack Miller claimed a shock maiden MotoGP victory during a thrilling topsy-turvy race at a wet Assen, despite starting from 18th place on the grid.
Bernie Ecclestone is confident Britain’s vote to leave the European Union will not have a negative impact on Formula 1.
MotoGP has confirmed that Assen will continue to host the Dutch TT until at least 2026 after a new 10-year deal was reached between the parties.

Nicholas Carabott won the Trap Trophy organised on Sunday.
The Road Race National Championship organized by the Malta Cycling Federation ended on Sunday 26th June 2016 with the third race held at Tal-Maqluba circuit at Qrendi (9.7km).
Brian Galea assisted by Coach Frans Bugeja ended the ISSF World Cup Competition in Baku, Azerbaijan ranking 37th out of 80 athletes.
Malta Marauders and Marsa got off the Malta Cricket League with wins over Krishna and Melita respectively.
Valletta have been drawn to face Faroe Island's B36 Torshavn in the first qualifying round of the Champions League.
The fourteenth edition of the Birkirkara St. Joseph 5K Road Running Series will start on Tuesday, 21st June on the Mtarfa By-pass.
In the Malta Handball Association Awards night organized on the 10th June, the main awards were awarded to Daniel Tanti from Luxol and Brenda Camilleri from Aloysians as both were voted as best players from the senior category.
Sliema Wanderers Volleyball Club will once again be launching its annual Volleyball Summer School for all boys and girls born between 2002 and 2010.
Malta international referee Trustin Farrugia Cann has been appointed by UEFA to officiate the UCL 2016/2017 First Qualifying Round match between The New Saints FC (Wales) and SP Tre Penne (San Marino).
The Malta Basketball Associaiton will embark on a busy schedule with all its national teams, in various categories from youth level to seniors, involved in FIBA European Championships.
Rabat Ajax announced that striker Ryan Micallef have signed with the club for the upcoming season.

The Malta Football Association calendar for all domestic competitions for season 2016-2017 has been announced.
Reno Gatt won the Azzopardi Trophy at the Southern Shooting Club in Hal Far beating Vincent Cassar in the Gold Medal match.
Team Noel took part in Gladiators Night XIII and won the National Title Belt in a Boxing match.
Assocjazzjoni Sport Muturi u Karozzi will be holding the last program of the 2015/16 ASMK Championships season on Saturday, June 18.
The first edition of the Malta Diplomats Cricket Cup with teams from Great Britain, Australasia and Asia competing was held last weekend.



Travel back in time as we take a look at the history of the European Championships, following the tournament's development into the third highest-profile event in the sporting world. Our first destination is 1960, with the final four descending on France to decide the inaugural winners.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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